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Surface buildings and bings at Ardenrigg Colliery, 1961
Photograph of surface buildings beside coal bings at Ardenrigg Colliery at Shotts, Lanarkshire.

HMS Barham
View looking towards the stern of workmen platelaying on the deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Miner and apprentice, 1965
Photographs of apprentice miner and colliery manager at Killoch Colliery, Ayrshire

Carron Works, Falkirk, c 1949
Aerial photograph of Carron Works near Falkirk and surrounding countryside, with workers' houses in foreground.

Welder smiles for the camera, Clydebank, 1965
Photograph of a welder working on the construction of the liner RMS Queen Elizabeth II at the shipyard of John Brown & Company, Clydebank

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the bow from the port side of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank showing the access ramps for the workers

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the after superstructure of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the after control platform, main mast, BL 4-inch Mk VII guns and lifeboats.

HMAS Australia (402)
Starboard side view from the stern of the Indefatigable Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia, on trial on the Clyde Firth just after commissioning.

Hand decorated illumination on fifteenth century printed book
Fasciculus temporum omnes antiquorum cronicas complectens by Werner Rolewinck, printed at Strasbourg c 1487.